Course No: PHT 424
Description: Introduction of pharmaceutical biotechnology. Genetic basis of disease. Stability and purity of biotech products. Nano-biotechnology and biosensors, Biotechnology-drug targeting concepts. Protein-protein interactions; Formulation and delivery of biotech products drugs. Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of peptide and protein drugs. Gene therapy and gene delivery. Antisense oligonucleotides as drugs. Small interfering RNA. Vaccines, traditional and DNA vaccines. Economic considerations in medical biotechnology.
- Pharmaceutical Biotechnology by Daan J. A. Crommelin (Author), Robert D. Sindelar